comscore Passer-by breaks up alleged Kapiolani Park kidnapping | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Top News

Passer-by breaks up alleged Kapiolani Park kidnapping

[ AD HAS BEEN REMOVED FROM THIS STORY ]

 

A 28-year-old man with no local address allegedly threatened to shoot a woman in Kapiolani Park yesterday morning, but the incident was broken up by a passer-by, who noticed the altercation and confronted the suspect, police said.

Police said the victim was sitting on a bench at about 10:30 a.m. when the suspect grabbed her and allegedly threatened to shoot her if she screamed. The passer-by confronted the suspect, who fled, police said.

The victim saw the suspect at about 5:45 p.m. and called police who arrested the man on suspicion of kidnapping and harassment at Kuhio Beach Park. He was being held pending further investigation.

 

 

Comments have been disabled for this story...

Click here to see our full coverage of the coronavirus outbreak. Submit your coronavirus news tip.

Be the first to know
Get web push notifications from Star-Advertiser when the next breaking story happens — it's FREE! You just need a supported web browser.
Subscribe for this feature

Scroll Up